Radiant Summer Ale | Ninkasi Brewing Company

Radiant Summer AleRadiant Summer Ale
BA SCORE
33.6%
Liked This Beer
3.51 w/ 232 ratings
Radiant Summer AleRadiant Summer Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ninkasi Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
ninkasibrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
6% alc./vol. 40 IBUs
Millenium, Galena, Northern Brewer, Liberty hops. Dry-hopped with Liberty.

Added by msubulldog25 on 06-04-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
89
Ratings:
232
Liked:
78
Avg:
3.51/5
pDev:
12.54%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
15
Trade:
0
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3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

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4/5  rDev +14%

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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

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3/5  rDev -14.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.53/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass.

Look - clear, slight amber color, with about half a finger's worth of cream-colored foam that dissipates quickly.

Smell - floral qualities typical of an IPA, but not terribly strong. The beer has almost a sweet essence to it.

Taste - definitely a more powerful bitterness than what I was expecting after the smell. There's the floral essence, at the start and late middle, but the bitterness hits hard in the early middle. The finish is actually pretty mellow.

Mouthfeel - medium-bodied, slightly creamy.

Overall - not a bad brew at all. Not extremely strong, probably indeed a good summer ale.

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3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

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Radiant Summer Ale from Ninkasi Brewing Company
Beer rating: 33.6% out of 100 with 232 ratings
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